Timothy Leary: An Interview from Folsom Prison in 1973. The 20-minute movie, "From Folsom Prison," was shot in the summer or fall of 1973. (Tim got out of prison in 1976.) Leary discusses his philosophy, drugs, prison rights, and his life on the run as well as his life in prison. (Prison footage from the 1970's; check out around 17:20 and 22:00) ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Prison, philosophy, drugs, LSD, UFOs, folsom prison, interviews
A documentary called Timothy Leary's Last Trip with Ken Kesey and the Merry Pranksters by A.J.Catoline, O.B.B.Babbs, and David Herman. Film features soundtrack including previously unreleased Grateful Dead tracks. Original footage of Leary, The Merry Pranksters and the Grateful Dead. Includes narration by author Ken Kesey. Exclusive footage of Leary’s final "Cyber Chat" with Ken Kesey on the internet. ( 8 reviews )
This is a video of a candid meeting at Leary's home with many notable figures of the early days of LSD research. Filmed in the 1970's or early 1980's. The conversation is on LSD. ( 6 reviews ) Topic: LSD
This a clip from a televised interview with Timothy Leary at home. Leary discusses emerging technology, the Sixties and the youth culture of the 1990s. Topics: emerging technologies, The Sixties, The internet, youth culture, 1990s
This is a series of video shorts produced by Retinalogic in the 1990's featuring two public service videos of Timothy Leary: "Think for yourself" and "How to operate your brain". A public access television show called How to Operate Your Brain, hosted by Timothy Leary from 1993, with Genesis P. Orridge. ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Consciousness, psychedelics, philosophy, retinalogic, how to operate your brain
ABC show "In Concert", featuring Timothy Leary's interview with Billy Idol about the album "CyberPunk." Timothy Leary interviews Billy Idol on ABC In Concert as part of promoting Idol's Cyberpunk album. Timothy Leary and Billy Idol see "cyber" as a way for people to know significantly more about how the world works, and then later subvert oppression. Billy Idol discusses a small amount of the technology behind the Cyberpunk album. He notes about how it was... Topics: ABC In Concert, Billy Idol, The Ramones, Television, Joey Ramone, Cyberpunk
Growing Up In America: Breathing Together, Revolution of the Electric Family, 1986. A documentary about the spirit of the Sixties and its leaders. Interviews with Allen Ginsberg, Jerry Rubin, Abbie Hoffman, Fred Hampton, Deborah Johnson, John Sinclair, and Timothy Leary. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: The Sixties, Allen Ginsberg, Jerry Rubin, Abbie Hoffman, Fred Hampton, Deborah Johnson, John...
A collection of video shorts by Retinalogic with Timothy Leary, Henry Rollins and Aileen Getty from the 1990's. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: How to Operate your Brain, Henry Rollins, AIDS, retinalogic, aileen getty
A promotion video spot for William Gibson's book Neuromancer, with commentary by William Gibson and Timothy Leary, from the 1990s. This video was used to promote the book to be made into a film. Topics: William Gibson, Neuromancer
This is a news piece created by Brian Shields interviewing Brewster Kahle, John Perry Barlow, Ralph Metzner and Michael Horowitz, and showing the event that took place in San Francisco on February 8, 2009. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: timothy leary, kron, brian shields, brewster kahle, john perry barlow, ralph metzner, michael...
A documentary on Timothy Leary titled "The Enthusiastic Death of Timothy Leary". Featuring Ram Dass, Leary, Ken Kesey, and Ken Babbs. Leary speaks about his life and impending death. Topics: The Sixties, Death, Merry Pranksters, ram dass, ken kesey, ken babbs, death
Footage of a televised interview with Timothy Leary on the 1980's by Joan London, possibly for Good Morning America. Leary discusses his role as a philosopher, Huck Finn, and the Drug War. Topics: Philosophy, Huck Finn, The Sixties, Drug War, interviews, good morning america, joan london
A documentary titled Prisoners Of The War on Drugs, produced by HBO in 1992. This documentary examines the use of drugs within federal and state prisons with interviews by inmates. Topics: War on Drugs, prisons, hbo, documentaries
Expanding Visions: An introduction to the new age movement. Timothy Leary speaks about technology 12 minutes and 40 seconds into the show. This video covers a New Age exposition. Cultural leaders of importance to the New Age movement are interviewed. Vendors promote their commercial interests. Dr. Timothy Leary describes how, in his opinion, the New Age movement is the most hopeful thing for the New Thought movement. He talks about how people will become linguists with respect to the computer,... Topics: New Age, New Thought, exposition, commercial, salesmen, linguist, technology, computer, internet,...
This is footage from a multi-panel discussion on Drugs that is shot live in New York in the 1980's. The panel discussion on drugs and addiction are with Dr. Andrew Weil, John Philips, and John Bradshaw; via satellite in Los Angeles is Richard Kiel, Timothy Leary and Sarah Jessica-Parker. Produced by Pepsi and presented live across a College cable network (CSN). Topics: Drugs, Drug War, andrew weil, john philips, john bradshaw, sarah jessica-parker, new york
This is a series of programs taped from television by Leary in 1987. The first is a clip from the CBS evening news about Reagan's pick for the Supreme Court and his past use of marijuana. The second show is a PBS documentary on the 20th anniversary of the Beatles album Sgt. Pepper. Topics: War on Drugs, The Beatles, The Sixties, cbs evening news, reagan, marijuana, sgt. pepper, beatles
This video is footage from The Afternoon Show from the 1980's. Guests on this episode are: Tracey Gold, Imogene Coco and Timothy Leary. Leary discusses his software called Mind Mirror. Topics: Mind Mirror, emerging technology, software
Autodesk Demo Tape on Cyberspace with Timothy Leary. Leary portion begins approximately 5 1/2 minutes into the movie. Timothy Leary describes how cyberspace will allow people to express their explorations into inner consciousness for other people to experience. He sees Autodesk as enabling cyberspace. Timothy Leary only appears at the beginning of the video. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Autodesk, John Forbes, Spaceball, Dataglove, VPL Research, Virtual Reality, Virtual Reality glove,...
In this footage from a lecture in San Francisco in 1987, Leary discusses the 1960's, Abbie Hoffman, Eldridge Cleaver, DEA, Dennis Hopper, Apple Computers, Cyber Punk, and the Cybernetic 21st Century. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: The Sixties, DEA, Drug War, Cybernetics, emerging technologies, abbie hoffman, dennis hopper, apple...
This touching video is some footage of friends and family visiting Timothy Leary in his final days. People talk casually within his home and sing Irish folk songs to Tim. Some of the guests included are Jack Leary, Ralph Metzner, and Laura Huxley. ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Home movies, Laura Huxley, Irish folk songs, jack leary, ralph metzner, family
"Timothy and Charlie” A conceptual play based on fictional discussions between Charles Manson and Timothy Leary in jail together. Highlights from a historical fiction stage drama about Timothy Leary and Charles Manson occupying adjoining cells in prison. Contains abstract dancing and visuals during cut scenes. Some of the subject matter contrasts Timothy and Charles' lifestyle with regard to the Haight-Ashbury, San Francisco scene in the 1960s. Timothy discusses how he tries to live up... Topics: timothy leary, charles manson, plays, historical fiction, drama, prison, 1960s, Timothy Riel
This is some video footage of a lecture in Los Angeles in 1988. Robert Anton Wilson joins Leary on a conversation about politics and quantum physics. Topics: Robert Anton Wilson, emerging technologies, quantum physics, politics of the 1980s, los angeles,...
This is a video titled Metamorphosis, produced in 1995 by Mystic Fire Video. It is a discussion between Rupert Sheldrake, Terence McKenna, and Ralf Abraham on chaos and the world soul. Topics: New Age, Chaos, mystic fire video, rupert sheldrake, terence mckenna, ralf abraham
This video contains three video shorts. The first one is by NASA about the virtual environment display system produced in 1985 at Moffet Field, CA. The next two videos are by Emil Schuit, produced in 1986. Mr. Schuit uses a digital optics with video, The first video is of nature called "Temples of Nature" and the second is of Mr. Schiut showing the process to Timothy Leary titled "Psycho-Symetrics." Topics: NASA, virtual reality, emerging technologies, moffet field, emil schuit
A video of a lecture that Timothy Leary gave at the Whole Life Expo in Los Angeles in November 1989. Leary discusses the psychedelic to the cybernetic. Topics: Psychedelics, Cybernetics, emerging technology, whole life expo, los angeles
In this video there is footage of a lecture in Maryland on Feb. 24, 1990 with Ram Dass and Tim Leary on the Psychedelic experience. (part 1). Topics: Psychedelic experience, LSD, Drug War, Information age, Ram Dass, lectures
A video short called "The Silicon Valley Show." Starring Ted Nelson, Douglas Engelbart, Rick Mascitti, Stewart Brand, and Timothy Leary as the venture capitalist. Topics: emerging technology, humor, silicon valley show, ted nelson, douglas engelbart, rick mascitti,...
This video is a mix of different lectures and shows. The first is a lecture with Q and A at Naropa in Colorado with Ginsberg in the audience asking Leary on a range of subjects including: death, transformation, ketamine and Studio 54. Filmed in 1984. The second outtake is from a 1970's television show of Leary discussing the role of heroes. The third is an excerpt of Leary's lecture on the subject of California in the future from the 1980's. The fourth is an excerpt from the Tom Snyder Show... Topics: Death, transformation, Ketamine, intelligence, communication, Allen Ginsberg
Drug Peace forum at Fort Mason Center, CA on June 24, 1995. Produced by Claire Burch. Ram Dass gives a talk about the the Drug War. ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Drugs, Drug War, Ram Dass, fort mason center, chaire burch
This is footage of Timothy Leary giving a seminar on a computer program designed as a personality test using psycho-geometry in a classroom in 1990. Topics: Personality, emerging technologies, virtual reality, software, seminar, lectures
A lecture in Boulder, Colorado in 1983 with a small group of people with Q & A. Topics range from consciousness to emerging technologies (part 2). Topics: consciousness, emerging technologies, Experiments at Harvard, boulder, colorado
Later with Greg Kinnear Show, produced by NBC on May 17, 1994 with Guest Timothy Leary. Tim discusses prisons, G. Gordon Liddy, and drugs. Topics: Prisons, The Sixties, drugs, Drug War, greg kinnear, NBC, g. gordon liddy, prisons
This video is candid footage of Timothy Leary traveling to a debate in Oklahoma with a DEA official sometime in the 1980's. Leary discusses prison life and the debate. There is also a behind-the-scene footage of an interview he gave at that time with Channel 8 News in Tulsa about the Drug War. Topics: prison, youth movement, Drug War, oklahoma, DEA, tulsa